Monas, Jakarta

Monas (The National Monument), Postcard by Postale, Photo by Dadanmotret, Postdated Malang IKIP (20.04.17)

Monas (The National Monument), Postcard by Postale, Photo by Dadanmotret, Postdated Malang IKIP (20.04.17)

The National Monument (Indonesian: Monumen Nasional, abbreviated Monas) is a 132 m (433 ft) tower in the centre of Merdeka Square, Jakarta Pusat, symbolizing the fight for Indonesia. These Obelisk monument, built to commemorate the struggle for Indonesian independence.

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Viersprong bij de Societeitstraat, Soerabaia

Viersprong bij de Societeitstraat - Lindeteves Stokvis Surabaija (Photo reproduction from public domain). Postcard made by Suroboyo Stamps. Postdated 2017

Viersprong bij de Societeitstraat – Lindeteves Stokvis Surabaija (Photo reproduction from public domain). Postcard made by Suroboyo Stamps. Postdated 2017

Lindeteves Stokvis Soerabaija. The building was established in 1911. The architect was the architect bureau HULSWIT, FERMONT & ED. CUYPERS from Batavia (Jakarta). With the very high clock tower, the building became the landmark to the area around it. The building is now used as the building of Niaga Bank.  Viersprong bij de Societeitstraat now become Jalan Pahlawan.

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Candi Jabung, Probolinggo

Candi Jabung, Kartupos produksi P2, dalam rangka Pameran Nasional Filateli Surabaya 2015.

Candi Jabung, Kartupos produksi P2, dalam rangka Pameran Nasional Filateli Surabaya 2015.

Candi Jabung adalah salah satu candi Hindu peninggalan kerajaan Majapahit. Candi ini terletak di Desa Jabung, Kecamatan Paiton, Kabupaten Probolinggo, Jawa Timur. Bangunan candi terbuat dari bata merah dibangun pada 1354, yang dikunjungi Raja Hayam Wuruk pada lawatannya keliling Jawa Timur pada tahun 1359. Continue reading